NY: Bank call center employee used caller information to steal from accounts

Melinda Miller reports:

A former call center employee admitted in Erie County Court that he stole more than $15,000 from the accounts of nine bank customers using personal information stolen through his job.

Adrian Jones, 27, of Buffalo pleaded guilty before Judge Michael A. Pietruszka to two counts of grand larceny in the third degree, two counts of identity theft in the first degree and one count of scheme to defraud in the first degree.

Jones was hired at a First Niagara call center through a temporary agency and used his position to steal callers’ personal  information.

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